What information do I collect from people and why?-
I collect peoples name’s, username’s, email address’s and website URL’s. I will keep browser information about your visit to my blog, and this is done in order for me to see my statistics, analytics and use the of cookies for my blog. This information is never shared.
If you have decided to opt-in for commenting on one of my blog posts, that is your decision to do so. An opt-out is on every subscriber email that is sent out to everyone that is subscribed to my blog. You can always click “unsubscribe”. After you have left a comment, this is visible to the public and people may be able to go onto your blog/wesbite. You can choose whether you want to be notified for follow-up comments, in which someone is replying back to you. These might be done through email. This is something that you can opt in for, although you don’t necessarily have to.
I have a cookie banner on my blog and it will last for 365 days. A cookie is a small file that if you accept it, it enables the site’s provider’s system to recognise your browser and capture or remember certain information. Cookies are placed on the site that you are browsing and will never collect personal information, but are used to monitor your behaviour whilst browsing. If you comment on my blog then you might be opted in to save your name, email and website URL to cookies. This will save you time if you ever want to comment again, as it will save this information as a “remember my information”
I do not share any personal data. One exception of this would be if I am running a give away on my blog and am collaborating with a brand. I will have to contact the brand to let them know who the winner of the giveaway is and therefore may have to pass some information from you to them. This will include your name and email. I will always state whether a giveaway is in collaboration with a brand, and if it is not then your information won’t be passed on to any body. By entering any of my giveaways, you are automatically giving your content to say that you are happy with this. If you do not agree with this then please do not enter my giveaways.
Retaining your data-
I will retain your data on my blog if you have left a comment on one of my posts and the comment is regarded as “spam” or may need to be moderated. Commenting and engaging on anything on my blog, shows that you are complying to have your data being held. This is if the comment needs to be moderated or if it falls into my spam folder. You can ask me to erase any data that I may have of you on my blog, this does not include data that I have to keep for legal or security purposes. If you have commented then you can request a exported file of the personal data that I hold about you.
What information I will never collect from people?-
I will never ask for payment details or bank card details.
What plugins do I use from Third parties?-
I do not currently use any plug in’s from Third Parties.
CONTACT INFORMATION –
Please contact me at any time if you would like to discuss any the information that is above. Email- firstname.lastname@example.org